Historic Markers Across Florida

Fort King Burying Ground

Marker ID: DAR 
Location: on Ft. King Rd just west of Fort King National Historic Landmark,3800 E Fort King St, Ocala, FL
County: Marion
Coordinates: N 29° 11.223    W 082° 05.061
  29.18705    -82.08435
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMQBE4


This marks the burying ground of the soldiers and civilians who died at Fort King during the Seminole War 1835-1842.

Fort King occupied the hill to the north-east and was established as a military post in 1827.

Ocala Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution 1933